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1. A large estate in a Spanish-speaking region.
2. The house of the owner of such an estate.
[Spanish, from Latin facienda, things to be done, from neuter pl. gerundive of facere, to do; see dhē- in Indo-European roots.]
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(in Spain or Spanish-speaking countries) n
a. a ranch or large estate
b. any substantial stock-raising, mining, or manufacturing establishment in the country
2. (Architecture) the main house on such a ranch or plantation
[C18: from Spanish, from Latin facienda things to be done, from facere to do]
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ha•ci•en•da(ˌhɑ siˈɛn də)
n., pl. -das. (in Spanish America)
1. a large landed estate, esp. one used for farming or ranching.
2. the main house on such an estate.
[1710–20; < Sp]
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A Spanish word for a large ranch or ranch-house.
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|Noun||1.||hacienda - a large estate in Spanish-speaking countries|
hacienda - the main house on a ranch or large estate
|2.||hacienda - the main house on a ranch or large estate|
house - a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families; "he has a house on Cape Cod"; "she felt she had to get out of the house"
hacienda - a large estate in Spanish-speaking countries
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hacienda[ˌhæsɪˈendə] N (US) → hacienda f
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n → Hazienda f
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